Max Paddock made 45 saves to lead the Pats to a 4-3 win in Red Deer over the Rebels on Saturday night.
In the first, Ty Kolle scored 1:49 in, his ninth, and the Pats led 1-0. Red Deer tied it at 6:44 thanks to Ethan Sakowich, but 16 seconds later, Carson Denomie ripped home his seventh and Regina took the lead back at 2-1. The Rebels found another tying goal on the powerplay with six minutes left in the period. The Pats responded with a powerplay goal of their own, Ty Kolle snapped in his second of the night, 10th of the year, and Regina took a 3-2 lead to the break. In the second, Robbie Holmes gave the Pats a 4-2 lead with his 10th and Regina took that lead to the third. Red Deer got one back in the final frame, but Max Paddock capped off an incredible game with 12 saves in the period and the Pats held on for the 4-3 victory.
The Pats were outshot 48-24, the powerplay was one for three and the penalty kill was five for seven.
The Pats (6-16-2-0) will wrap up their Central Division road trip on Sunday in Edmonton against the Oil Kings at 5 p.m. on 620 CKRM.
Regina – Ty Kolle (9) unassisted – 1:49.
Red Deer – Ethan Sakowich (6) from Chris Douglas and Ben King – 6:44.
Regina – Carson Denomie (7) from Logan Nijhoff and Caiden Daley – 7:00.
Red Deer – Chris Douglas (6) from Arshdeep Bains and Christoffer Sedoff – 13:53 PP.
Regina – Ty Kolle (10) from Carson Denomie and Zach Wytinck – 17:20 PP.
Regina – Robbie Holmes (10) from Austin Pratt and Tyson Feist – 12:40.
Red Deer – Cameron Hausinger (5) from Jayden Grubbe and Ethan Sakowich – 5:18 PP.
Shots on Goal
Regina 6-16-2-(24) Red Deer 18-17-13-(48)
Regina 1/3 Red Deer 2/7
– Robbie Holmes and Ty Kolle have tied Austin Pratt for the team lead in goals with 10.
– The Pats powerplay is eight for 21 in their last five games.
– Max Paddock has made 150 saves in his last four starts for a .937 save percentage.
The Pats will wrap up their Central Division road trip on Sunday in Edmonton against the Oil Kings at 5 p.m. on 620 CKRM. Next home game is Teddy Bear Toss Night on December 7 at 7 p.m. against the Red Deer Rebels. Tickets are available at reginapats.com, the Brandt Centre Box Office or at any Regina Safeway location.